The rise in diabetes in China could bankrupt the country’s healthcare system, says a medical expert.
China will accelerate reforms to remove internal barriers to both foreign and domestic trade.
from Tea Leaf Nation
Two fictitious Chinese brothers are born in Tuanjiehu Maternity Hospital in the Chinese capital of Beijing. Let’s say the first was born already, in late 2015; his parents nickname him Laoda, meaning “oldest child.” That’s because they have hopes...
For decades, China has been engaged in a building boom of a scale that is hard to wrap your mind around.
China’s goal of a “moderately prosperous society” refers to policy makers’ plan to double per-capita income by 2020 from 2010 levels.
Nearly 2 million Beijing residents will be moved to the city’s outlying districts from the center by 2020 as part of a massive urban revamp designed to better control people, traffic, and smog.The movers include up to 1 million government workers...
China has crossed another economic threshold.
A series of investigations into apparent market violations emerged after the recent stock market turmoil, bringing down Zhang Yujun, an assistant chairman at the China Securities Regulatory Commission (CSRC); Cheng Boming, general manager of CITIC...
Min Zeng and Lingling Wei
Shift in Treasury holdings is latest symptom of emerging-market slowdown hitting global economy.
Anders Hove, Merisha Enoe, and Kate Gordon
China’s Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei region, also known as Jing-Jin-Ji, presents a compelling opportunity to highlight the potential—and the challenges—in transitioning to a more sustainable economic growth model. The Chinese government has prioritized the...
Judy Hua and Jake Spring
China's economy is resilient and has the capacity to maintain a long-term medium-to-high growth rate...